SOUNDWALK

SOUNDWALK

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Soundwalk creates unique sound piece (installation or performance)
by recording scanning routes from the deserts of Oman to the open sea of the Mediteranean and the back streets of New York City capturing sound.

Biography

Created in New York by the French artists Stephan Crasneanscki.
in 2000, Soundwalk has meticulously charted routes from the deserts of Oman to the open sea of the Mediteranean and the back streets of New York City capturing sound. With this ever growing catalogue of environmental recordings, intercepted communication, distant song and the obscure, Soundwalk creates what can be described as a unique sound piece that retrace our natural, urban and social landscapes.

Soundwalk has created work for multi-format releases, live performances and installations

Soundwalk’s projects range from installations of unique sound pieces, live sets and performances, to museums’ exhibits and original creation work.

Soundwalk also creates sound works and installations, using new technologies asa springboard for their broadcast to the public: the soundtrack for the “Chanel Mobile Art” with the voice of Jeanne Moreau in 2008, projects introduced at “LaNuit Blanche” in Paris in 2004 and 2009, the “24 Hours: The Starck Mix” in 2009,
the performance show “Le Son du Nous” with Philippe Starck in 2010 (MAC Créteil,Exit festival)...

Soundwalk live set up comprises four members:
Stephan Crasneanscki (France), Dug Winningham (USA), Simone Merli (Italy), Kamran Sadeghi (Iran USA).

They already played in: Kaplan Gallery of Nathalie de Saint Phalle, Napoli dec 2010, Fimé Festival Villa Noailles, France nov 2010, Abu Dhabi Art Fair Talks & Sensations Abu Dhabi Art Fair, oct 2010, Madre Museum of Contemporary Art Naples sept 2010, Nuits Blanche Paris Jardins du Trocadéro, oct 2010, Venice International Short Film, sept 2010, Shangai World Expo May June 2010, Exit Festival Créteil France march 2010, Centre Pompidou Hors Pistes Festival, Feb 2010 and Installations in Chanel Mobile Art in New York, Tokyo and Honk Kong in 2008

Their upcoming performances in 2011 are a sound installation at Centre Pompidou in May 25 sept 19 2011, & Jardins du Quai Branly, fall 2011 Paris
+ festivals in NY ( crossing the line festival with FIAF, Broome Street Temple NY..)

AWARDS
2009 : Audie Award pour le Beijing, Louis Vuitton Soundwalk
SIA Creative Awards la trilogie Louis Vuitton China Soundwalk.
2007 : Audie Award pour les Williamsburg Hasidic Walks.
2006 : nomination aux Audie Awards
pour Varanasi-The City of Light.
2005 : Dalton Pen Award
pour le Ground Zero Sonic Memorial Soundwalk
Audie File Earphone & nomination Audie Award
pour le même titre.
2004 : Audie Award pour la trilogie Bronx Soundwalk.